The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 497 533 542
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +9
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 135 88 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 76
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.84%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36338 37283 38695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.08% 83.63% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30719 30330 33012
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 11 £65,000 +23.80%
Chiswick - 3 £20,000 -
Hounslow - 2 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Bromley - 1 £40,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 129 (38.05%) Linux
2 110 (32.45%) SQL
3 102 (30.09%) SQL Server
4 97 (28.61%) Oracle
5 93 (27.43%) Finance
6 87 (25.66%) Performance Tuning
7 84 (24.78%) Windows
8 83 (24.48%) Analytics
9 74 (21.83%) Solaris
10 73 (21.53%) LAN
11 72 (21.24%) Java
12 71 (20.94%) Intel
13 70 (20.65%) WAN
14 69 (20.35%) Cisco
15 65 (19.17%) NFS
15 65 (19.17%) SAN
15 65 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
16 59 (17.40%) Banking
16 59 (17.40%) Big Data
17 54 (15.93%) NAS
17 54 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
18 53 (15.63%) Sybase
19 52 (15.34%) EMC
19 52 (15.34%) NetApp
19 52 (15.34%) Scrum
19 52 (15.34%) SRDF
19 52 (15.34%) FCoE
19 52 (15.34%) Fibre Channel
19 52 (15.34%) Multicast
20 49 (14.45%) Degree

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (11.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 38 (11.21%) Tomcat
3 35 (10.32%) WebSphere
4 27 (7.96%) Apache
5 25 (7.37%) IIS
6 22 (6.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 14 (4.13%) SharePoint
8 11 (3.24%) JBoss
9 10 (2.95%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.65%) Mule
11 4 (1.18%) JCAPS
11 4 (1.18%) Liferay
11 4 (1.18%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.18%) SAS
12 2 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.88%) MS Office
4 2 (0.59%) MS Project
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.59%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (5.90%) RMDS
2 7 (2.06%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.47%) Bond Adapt
4 4 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.88%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.59%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.29%) Agresso
7 1 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.47%) CloudFront
3 5 (1.47%) Route 53
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.88%) IaaS
4 3 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.88%) SaaS
4 3 (0.88%) PaaS
4 3 (0.88%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 73 (21.53%) LAN
2 70 (20.65%) WAN
3 65 (19.17%) SAN
4 54 (15.93%) NAS
5 52 (15.34%) FCoE
5 52 (15.34%) Fibre Channel
5 52 (15.34%) Multicast
6 26 (7.67%) HTTP
7 9 (2.65%) DNS
8 6 (1.77%) AMQP
8 6 (1.77%) DSL
9 5 (1.47%) DHCP
10 4 (1.18%) SMTP
10 4 (1.18%) LDAP
10 4 (1.18%) Broadband
10 4 (1.18%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.18%) FTP
11 3 (0.88%) MPLS
11 3 (0.88%) Intranet
11 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.40%) Big Data
3 48 (14.16%) Hadoop
4 37 (10.91%) HBase
5 35 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.96%) Relational Database
7 26 (7.67%) NoSQL
8 25 (7.37%) DB2
9 22 (6.49%) RDBMS
10 21 (6.19%) MySQL
11 19 (5.60%) MongoDB
12 18 (5.31%) Oracle Exadata
13 17 (5.01%) Riak
13 17 (5.01%) Mahout
13 17 (5.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (5.01%) Apache Hive
13 17 (5.01%) HCatalog
13 17 (5.01%) MarkLogic
13 17 (5.01%) Couchbase
13 17 (5.01%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (7.37%) Subversion
2 23 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.49%) Maven
4 21 (6.19%) Ant
5 18 (5.31%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.01%) JIRA
7 15 (4.42%) JUnit
8 14 (4.13%) Git (software)
9 11 (3.24%) ClearCase
9 11 (3.24%) Emacs
10 10 (2.95%) Hudson
11 9 (2.65%) SoapUI
11 9 (2.65%) NeoLoad
12 8 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (2.06%) Selenium
14 6 (1.77%) WebLOAD
14 6 (1.77%) Mercurial
14 6 (1.77%) Cucumber
15 4 (1.18%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 93 (27.43%) Finance
2 59 (17.40%) Banking
3 43 (12.68%) Marketing
4 23 (6.78%) Retail
5 11 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.65%) Advertising
6 9 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.47%) Games
8 3 (0.88%) Publishing
9 2 (0.59%) Law
9 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (25.96%) Architect
2 50 (14.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 46 (13.57%) Analyst
4 23 (6.78%) Product Manager
5 21 (6.19%) Business Analyst
5 21 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (5.01%) Consultant
6 17 (5.01%) Data Architect
6 17 (5.01%) Lead Architect
6 17 (5.01%) Big Data Architect
7 16 (4.72%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.42%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.42%) Developer
9 10 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (2.95%) Administrator
10 9 (2.65%) Senior Manager
10 9 (2.65%) Account Manager
11 8 (2.36%) Team Leader
11 8 (2.36%) UX Designer
11 8 (2.36%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.80%) Middleware
2 34 (10.03%) XML
3 31 (9.14%) HTML
4 20 (5.90%) XSLT
4 20 (5.90%) Rendezvous
5 18 (5.31%) J2EE
6 16 (4.72%) JMS
7 14 (4.13%) .NET
7 14 (4.13%) Spring
8 13 (3.83%) Java EE
8 13 (3.83%) Web Services
9 10 (2.95%) Struts
10 7 (2.06%) jQuery
11 6 (1.77%) XMPP
11 6 (1.77%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (1.77%) Velocity
12 5 (1.47%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.47%) JPA
13 4 (1.18%) XML Messaging
13 4 (1.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (13.86%) User Experience
3 32 (9.44%) Visualisation
4 28 (8.26%) Open Source
5 24 (7.08%) Mobile App
6 22 (6.49%) Computer Science
7 17 (5.01%) Management Information System
7 17 (5.01%) Algorithms
8 16 (4.72%) Statistics
9 13 (3.83%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.36%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (2.06%) NHS
12 6 (1.77%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.77%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.77%) Clustering
12 6 (1.77%) Physics
12 6 (1.77%) Online Banking
13 5 (1.47%) Social Media
14 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.18%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 129 (38.05%) Linux
2 84 (24.78%) Windows
3 74 (21.83%) Solaris
4 30 (8.85%) UNIX
5 3 (0.88%) AIX
5 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.59%) Android
6 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.66%) Performance Tuning
2 83 (24.48%) Analytics
3 65 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (15.34%) Scrum
5 45 (13.27%) Project Management
6 41 (12.09%) ITIL
6 41 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (8.55%) E-Commerce
7 29 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (7.67%) Line Management
8 26 (7.67%) Coaching
8 26 (7.67%) Competitor Analysis
9 24 (7.08%) Business Analysis
9 24 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (7.08%) Product Management
10 23 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (6.49%) Capacity Management
12 20 (5.90%) PRINCE2
13 19 (5.60%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 110 (32.45%) SQL
2 72 (21.24%) Java
3 41 (12.09%) Bash Shell
4 37 (10.91%) Python
5 30 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 23 (6.78%) Ruby
7 20 (5.90%) Perl
8 18 (5.31%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.72%) C++
10 11 (3.24%) C
10 11 (3.24%) Korn
10 11 (3.24%) Groovy
11 6 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.77%) Scala
11 6 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.18%) C#
13 2 (0.59%) VBA
13 2 (0.59%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.29%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 49 (14.45%) Degree
2 9 (2.65%) MBA
3 7 (2.06%) PhD
4 6 (1.77%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.18%) PMP
6 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.59%) CISA
8 2 (0.59%) CISM
8 2 (0.59%) CISSP
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CCNA
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.19%) QA
2 11 (3.24%) SLA
2 11 (3.24%) COBIT
3 7 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) Val IT
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (19.17%) NFS
2 52 (15.34%) SRDF
3 39 (11.50%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (5.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 17 (5.01%) Apache Flume
5 15 (4.42%) HDFS
6 11 (3.24%) Docker
7 7 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (1.77%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.18%) KVM
10 3 (0.88%) Xen
11 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (6.78%) Puppet
2 22 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.01%) Oozie
3 17 (5.01%) Ambari
4 11 (3.24%) Vagrant
4 11 (3.24%) Ansible
5 6 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.47%) Nagios
7 2 (0.59%) yum
Vendors
1 97 (28.61%) Oracle
2 71 (20.94%) Intel
3 69 (20.35%) Cisco
4 53 (15.63%) Sybase
5 52 (15.34%) NetApp
5 52 (15.34%) EMC
6 24 (7.08%) TIBCO
7 23 (6.78%) IBM
8 20 (5.90%) DataSynapse
8 20 (5.90%) 29West
9 18 (5.31%) Netezza
10 17 (5.01%) Teradata
11 16 (4.72%) Microsoft
12 15 (4.42%) MapR
12 15 (4.42%) Hortonworks
13 10 (2.95%) SAP
13 10 (2.95%) VMware
14 7 (2.06%) Google
14 7 (2.06%) Murex
14 7 (2.06%) Calypso
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, London
British Airways
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
British Airways
Posted: 13 days ago